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All Change in Independent Builders Merchants Group Leadership

INDEPENDENT BUIDLERS MERCHANTS GROUP (IBMG) has announced a series of changes in its leadership, starting with Allun Pittingale, who is appointed Group Managing Director. Alun...

Michael Stringer Joins Watts Roofing Supplies

Watts Roofing Supplies, the roofing merchant with Baldock, Cambridge, and Stevenage branches, has revealed a new addition to the company. Michael Stringer Michael Stringer, who...

Record June Sales for Merchants in Q2 2021

RECORD BREAKING value sales in June gave merchants their best ever quarter since July 2014, with Q2 total value sales up 24.1% on Q1...

Merchants Branches and Staff Are Almost Fully Back

IN THE LATEST survey of independent merchants a readiness to reopen branches and welcome customers and supplier representatives was overwhelmingly the result. The National Buying...

Mixed Performance for Merchants in Q2 2019

FOLLOWING A STRONG start to the year, total Builders’ Merchants’ sales were down -1.2% in Q2 2019 against the same period last year, although...

Report Reveals Flat Sales for UK Builders Merchants

YEAR ON YEAR total builders merchants value sales in May 2019 were flat (+0.0%) compared with the same period in 2018, according to new...

Survey Reveals Construction Industry Brexit Outlook

MERCHANTS, SUPPLIERS and other construction industry stakeholders have been asked to reveal their Brexit views as part of a new survey from MRA Research,...

Online Builders’ Merchant Rebrands

FORMERLY Construction Materials Online, the new brand name is cmostores.com. The £39m business which grew sales by 46% in 2018 is positively disrupting the...

National Buying Group Announces First New Suppliers of 2019

EIGHT new National Buying Group (NBG) suppliers have been announced for 2019, expanding the groups offering in the plumbing, insulation, branded ironmongery and security,...

Merchant Challenges Revealed in NBG Research

New research highlighting the major challenges facing merchants over the next three years has been released by the National Buying Group (NBG). The research found...